Form for seeking prior approval of Central Government under section 2 of the Forest(Conservation) Act,1980 for Diversion of fresh forest area
(To be filled up by User Agency)
A. General Details
A-1. Project Details
  (i). Proposal No. : FP/SK/TRANS/145497/2021   (ii). Name of Project for which Forest Land is required : Extension of Three Phase 11 KV Weasel Line and Installation of 25 KVA Outdoor Type Distribution Sub-Station along with Extension of L.T. Line at Sakhimdara, Dhoban and Nayapatal (72nd Battalion SSB Ou   (iii). Short narrative of the proposal and Project/scheme for which the forest land is required : The work “ Extension of three phase 11 KV line and installation of 25 KVA outdoor type distribution sub-station along with extension of LT line at Sakhimdhara, Dhoban and Nayapatal(72nd Battalion SSB Outpost along Indo- Nepal border) under Geyzing sub-division in West Sikkim” covers the total area o   (iv). State : Sikkim   (v). Category of the Proposal : Transmission Line   (vi). Shape of forest land proposed to be diverted : Linear   (vii). Estimated cost of the Project(Rupees in lacs) : 138   (viii). Area of forest land proposed for diversion(in ha.): 2.87   (ix). Non-forest land required for this project(in ha.): 0   (x). Total period for which the forest land is proposed to be diverted(in years): 99
A-2. Details of User Agency
  (i). Name : POWER DEPTT   (ii). Address1 : Kyongsha, Geyzing Power Office, West Sikkim   (iii). Address2 : NIL   (iv). State : Sikkim   (v). District : Gyalshing   (vi). Pin : 737111   (vii). Landmark : Power Colony   (viii). Email address :   (ix). Landline Telephone No. : 0-   (x). Fax No. : 0-   (xi). Mobile No. : 9775966011   (xii). Website (if any) : NIL   (xiii). Legal status of User Agency : State Government
A-3. Details of Person Making Application
  (i). First Name: Karun   (ii). Middle Name: Kumar   (iii). Last Name: Pradhan   (iv). Gender: Male   (v). Designation: PCE cum Secretary   (vi). Address 1: Head Office, Power Department, Kazi Road, Gangtok, Sikkim   (vii). Address 2: NIL   (viii). State: Sikkim   (ix). District: Gangtok   (x). Tehsil: Gangtok   (xi). Pin: 737101   (xii). Landmark: NIL   (xiii). Email Address:   (xiv). Landline Telephone No.: 0-   (xv). Fax No.: NIL   (xvi). Mobile No.: 9775966011   (xvii). Copy of documents in support of the competence/authority of the person making this application to make application on behalf of the User Agency:
B. Details of land required for the Project
B-1. Details of proposal seeking prior approval of Central Government under the Act for diversion of forest land for the Project already submitted in the past
List of proposal submitted in Past Proposal Status. Proposal No. Moef File No. Area Proposed for Diversion(Ha.) Area Diverted(Ha.) Date of In-Principle Approval Date of Final Approval
B-2. Details of forest land proposed to be diverted
B-2.1 Details of Divisions involved
Details of Divisions involved Division Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
1.West Territorial2.870
B-2.2 Details of Districts involved
District wise breakup District Name Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
B-2.3 Village wise breakup
Villages wise breakup Village Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
Total 2.87 0
B-2.4 Component wise breakup
Component wise breakup Component Forest Land(ha.) Non-Forest Land(ha.)
111 KV Transmission Line2.870
Total 2.87 0
C. Maps of forest land proposed to be diverted
Division 1. : West Territorial
  (i). Area of forest land proposed to be diverted(in ha.) : 2.87   (ii). Nature of the Project: Linear   (b). No. of Segments : One
Segment wise details
Segments Segment Area(in ha.) Kml File of Segments
(To view KML file on google the same may be downloaded and then open if in google earth install in your computer).
1.2.87    View File
  (iii). Copy of Survey of India Toposheet indicating boundary of forest land proposed to be diverted:   (iv). Scanned copy of the Geo-referenced map of the forest land proposed to be diverted prepared by using GPS or Total Station:
D. Justification for locating the Project in forest land and details of alternatives examined:
  (i). Copy of note containing justification for locating the Project in forest land:   (ii). Whether a copy of map indicating location of alternative examine is required to be provided: No   (a). Reason for not providing such map: No alternative.
E. Employment likely to be generated
  (i). Whether the Project is likely to generate employment ?: Yes   (ii). Permanent/Regular Employment(Number of persons): 0   (iii). Temporary Employment(Number of person-days): 1260
F. Displacement of People due to the Project, if any
  (i). Whether Project involves displacement?: No
G. Details of Cost-Benefit analysis for the Project
  (i). Whether the Project requires Cost-Benefit analysis?: No
H. Status of Environmental Clearance
  (i). Whether the Project requires Clearance under the Environment (Protection) Act 1986 ? : No
I. Status of Wildelife Clearance
  (i). Whether the Project or a part thereof is located in any Protected Area or their Eco sensitive zone? : No
J. Applicability of special provisions governing Scheduled Areas
  (i).Whether the Project or a part thereof is located in a Scheduled Area? : No
K. Status of settlement of rights under the Forest Rights Act,2006 on the forest land proposed to be diverted
  (i). Whether the process for settlement of Rights under the Forest Rights Acts 2006 on the forest land proposed to be diverted has been completed? : No
L. Details of land identified for Compensatory Afforestation
  (i). Whether non-forest or Revenue forest land is required to be provided by User Agency?: No   (ii). Whether the area of non-forest land or Revenue forest land required to be provided by User Agency for raising Compensatory Afforestation is less than area of forest land proposed to be diverted ?: No   (iii) . Reason for not providing Non-Forest Land: For laying of transmission lines
Additional information Details
S.No Documents
1Enumiration List
2Forwarding from head of office
3form A (part 1)
4Panchayat NOC for non occupancy
5Certificate of muck disposal
6Project Report
7joint inspection report
9Acknowledgement letter.
10Aerial map
11Tree Enumeration list proposed for felling and proposed for Trimming.
12Details of the alternative alignments explored for the proposed with reason for selecting the proposed alignment